Topics: lure

It's a hairy winter

Feb 9, 2011

My wife hates facial hair, but there's a good reason I haven't shaved in several days. First, she's had the bronchial flu crud for the past three weeks. Second, I shunned the razor in support of densely bearded defensive end Brett Keisel and his Steeler teammates as they continued to score wins en route to the Super Bowl.

Frugal Angler: Local Crankbaits

Mar 4, 2010

In this article, you can read about how to find a lure that will catch bass where you fish. Often, that bait is a local favorite.

Line lessons

Jul 29, 2009

In this article, Kevin Short shares a couple of important lessons about fishing line and its effect on lure performance.

How Bud Pruitt fishes crawfish baits

Mar 4, 2008

Read as Texas pro Bud Pruitt explains how as part of the food chain, crawfish are preferred by bass. Crawfish lures are also easy to fish. "You just can't go wrong with them."

When Color Matters

Mar 19, 2007

In this article, you can read about how Marty Stone's two decades on the tournament trail have made him a big believer in matching lure color to light conditions.